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Top Choice Museum in Eksjö

Eksjö Museum

Award-winning Eksjö Museum tells the town’s story from the 15th century onward. The top floor is devoted to local Albert Engström (1869–1940), renowned for his burlesque, satirical cartoons. Eksjö was once known as …
Nature Reserve in Eksjö

Skurugata Nature Reserve

The Skurugata Nature Reserve, 13km northeast of Eksjö, is centred on a peculiar 800m-long fissure in the rocks. Its sides tower to 56m, yet in places the fissure is only 7m wide. In times past, the ravine was believ…
Mongolian in Eksjö

Sunrise

The Mongolian barbecue (adult/child 208/108kr) at this authentic restaurant is the star turn here, prepared fresh on the griddle with a selection of 12 sauces, plus a vegetarian option. A wide range of other pan-Asi…
Bakery in Eksjö

Lennarts Konditori

This traditional Swedish konditori (bakery-cafe) is about as old-school as they come, dating from 1947. With an outdoor terrace and views of Eksjö's lovely main street, Lennarts is the go-to for cakes, crêpes, quich…
Cultural in Eksjö

Eksjö Stadfest

Eksjö's city festival draws thousands to the city's pretty cobble-stoned streets for music, dancing, food and festivities.
Parade in Eksjö

Eksjö International Tattoo

Hosted by the town every August, complete with plenty of military pomp and ceremony.
Market in Eksjö

Jukmarknad

Eksjö's traditional Christmas market is held in Stora Torget (Norra Storgatan).
Museum in Eksjö

Fornminnesgårdens Museum

Wander around this compact collection of 17th-century timber dwellings and buildings at Fornminnesgårdens Museum. Exhibits here chart the history of the area from the Stone Age to modern times. Opening hours for the…
Cafe in Eksjö

Lilla Caféet

You'll find decadent cakes and good coffee at this quaint cafe on Norra Storgatan.